In 2006, the Annenberg Foundation awarded Principia College a $1 million grant to endow a 访问ing Scholars Program designed to draw leading scholars, 外交官, 作家, and civic and business leaders to Principia for short-term teaching and speaking opportunities. 自从项目成立以来, more than a dozen visiting scholars have enriched student learning and engaged the broader community.
All talks by 安嫩伯格访问学者 are free and open to the public.
Rob Fraser, photographer; Harriet Fraser, writer
博士资助. 海蒂·斯诺和博士. 约翰Lovseth
All-campus talk as part of the International Perspectives Conference, 日期和时间待定:10月10日至12日, 2019年在沃纳梅克大厅举行
Rob has worked as a photographer for a newspaper and for the RAF, 当他1990年退役时, 他的职业生涯始于自由摄影师. Harriet graduated Manchester University with a degree in Comparative Religion. 毕业后, 她开始为《十大最大的网络彩票平台》撰稿, beginning with the First Edition of the Rough Guide to India. She has worked with the Wordsworth Trust as one of their community of 作家. The Frasers live in Cumbria where they are passionate about the Lake District environment. Their work has focused around trees and the complexity of the environment. Their artistic work invites the viewer and reader to enter contemplatively into nature.
Dr. 朱莉L. 史努克，社会生态学家
Dr. Snorek is a social ecologist and is currently a post-doctoral researcher in 环境研究 at Dartmouth. Her focus is on how adaptation to social ecological change is shaped by social networks, 机构模型, 文化规范. Julie’s scholarship focuses on intercultural communication and the intersection between globalization and communications across culture, 特别是在解决全球问题方面. Julie has wide-ranging international experience, particularly (but not limited to) Africa. 她写道, “Two research projects I'm currently proposing focus on 1) how cultural models such as 'ubuntu' in South Africa shape the ways in which broad-scale natural resource management is carried out and 2) how human wildlife conflict is managed through social networks within an indigenous community in Namibia.”
Dr. 乔治•刘易斯, Composer, Author, and Musicologist Professor of Music, Columbia University
2020年4月7日，星期二，下午7:30，全校园演讲.m. 在沃纳梅克音乐会的音乐选择博士. 刘易斯在2020年4月9日星期四下午7:30.m. 在麦维表演艺术中心
Dr. Lewis is one of the foremost scholars and artists in the field of innovative contemporary music. His creative work focuses on the intersection between technology and artistic creativity. His research centers on the history of the Association for Advancement of Creative Musicians based in Chicago and non-idiomatic music improvisation. 乔治·E. 刘易斯是埃德温·H. Case Professor of American Music at Columbia University. A Fellow of the American Academy of 艺术 and Sciences and a Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy, Lewis’s other honors include a MacArthur Fellowship (2002), 古根海姆奖学金(2015), 美国艺术家沃克奖学金(2011), 艾伯特艺术奖(1999), and fellowships from the National Endowment for the 艺术.
“Landscape Past, Landscape Future—Hybrid Landscapes of Nepal's Himalayan Frontier”
在尼泊尔和美国之间活动, Dane Carlson uses a multidisciplinary lens to develop strategies for adaptation to rapid change across Nepal’s hinterland regions. His work utilizes landscape architecture to respond to change in partnership with communities, many of which lack access to necessary social or economic resources. His use of 21st-century skills to find practical and culturally sensitive solutions to contemporary problems earned him a 2017 Fulbright research grant in Nepal’s trans-Himalayan Mustang district.
Carlson holds a master’s degree in landscape architecture from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design and a bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture from Ball State University.
(In conjunction with the 2018 International Perspectives Conference)
Engaging directly with farmers and local communities in Africa as full partners, Killian Stokes works as a global social entrepreneur, focusing on social justice and the reformation of economic models. He also lectures on business and global development at University College Dublin.
Dr. Gordon Grant, Education Director, North Carolina Outward Bound School
Dr. Gordon Grant has been involved in experiential education his entire career. He currently heads up the Education Program at North Carolina Outward Bound School, where he leads the design and implementation of the Educators’ Initiative and other wilderness and classroom programs for public, 私人, 以及从佛罗里达到纽约市的特许学校. Grant also works with faculty and students at the School of Education at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and provides educational design consulting services.
一位从事雕塑工作的加拿大裔美国艺术家, 安装, 绘画, 和拼贴画, Aurora Robson focuses on themes relating to the environment. She creates works made with plastic collected by intercepting the waste system and repurposing plastic into art before it is sent to recycling. While her initial work used common household plastics such as water bottles and caps, she is currently focused on large-scale sculptures made with industrial plastic.
All events are 在沃纳梅克大厅 and admission is complimentary. 你也可以听现场直播 原理网络电台.